9th Annual FORD Intl. CUBAN SANDWICH FOOD and Art Festival; is rescheduled for Sunday, November 8th, 2020
CORONAVirus / COVID-19 Update: The 9th Annual FORD Intl. Cuban Sandwich Festival is rescheduled to Sunday, Nov 8th, 2020; remains at Centennial Park.
Tampa, Florida; The Cuban Sandwich Festival team is committed to maintaining a safe and healthy event for our guests and our participants, like many of you, we have been keeping an eye on the news and monitoring the ongoing COVID-19 Coronavirus outbreak according to the guidelines and recommendations of the CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention). The City of Tampa also recently closed city park and ordered that all gatherings over the amount of 250 be rescheduled for the safety of the general public. ALTHOUGH MANY businesses will soon be re-opening, because of the social distancing rules and the size of our crowd, we have been advised that our event would do best is moved to Based on everything going on around us and for the safety of you all, we have rescheduled the date of the 9th Annual FORD Intl Cuban Sandwich Festival from Sunday, May 31st to Sunday, November 8th, 2020. All participation is transferred to that date. Read complete Press Release. No Refund Policy here.
- In the case that the Nov 8th, 2020 date becomes questionable for public health the event will be rescheduled to March 2021.
FREE Family & Community Festival features LIVE Entertainment, Food & Cultural Vendors - PLUS Cuban Sandwich contestants and vendors from all over the world in our Cuban Sandwich Festivals!
Enjoy LIVE Music, Dancing and Entertainment! Free Family and Community Event - (Leashed) Dog Friendly. Visit the different vendors and purchase samples or sandwiches from your choice! OR purchase VIP Tickets to enjoy samples from the contestants, refreshments, seating and schmoozing!
Get VIP Tickets here! GREAT LIVE MUSIC AND ENTERTAINMENT 20+ Cuban Sandwich Vendors to CHOOSE FROM at our Cuban Sandwich Festival!
Thank you to our SPONSORS!
Go as a VIP!
ENJOY THE VIP EXPERIENCE - a limited number of tickets are available to purchase!
Enjoy schmoozing with local VIPs and celebrities, and enjoy the tasting of the contest entries and be a part of the VIP EXPERIENCE!
2nd Annual FORD Taste of Latino: Art & Music Festival is on Sunday, Oct 18th, 2020 @ Centennial Park in Historic Ybor City: 1800 E. 8th Avenue, Tampa, FL. 11 am-6pm - FREE Family Festival. Enjoy LIVE Music and Dance Performances! Enjoy Beer, Wine & Delicious Food!
Tampa, Florida: 9th Annual International Cuban Sandwich Food and Art Festival is on Sunday, November 8th, 2020 @ Centennial Park in Historic Ybor City: 1800 E. 8th Avenue, Tampa, FL. 11am-6pm - FREE Family & Community Festival featuring LIVE Entertainment, Food & Cultural Vendors - PLUS Cuban Sandwich Contestants and Vendors from all over the WORLD including: Returning Champions from all over the United States, and a new contestant from France, PLUS so much more!!!!
Central Florida; Florida:
6th Annual FORD Cuban Sandwich Festival TOGETHER with the FORD Taste of Latino: Food, Art & Music Festival and TOP Latino Chef contest is on Saturday, March 6th, 2020 in Central Florida. 11am-6pm - FREE Family & Community Festival. Enjoy LIVE Music and Dance Performances! Enjoy Beer, Wine & Delicious Food!
10th Annual Intl Cuban Sandwich Festival
March 2021 in Ybor City; Centennial Park
Meet the 2020 Exhibitors/Vendors!
FORD Cuban Sandwich Festival; Central Florida Winners: March 7th, 2020
1st Place: El YukaYeka Agueibana
2nd Place: Pipo's Cuban Cafe
3rd Place: El Mambo's Food Truck
1st Place: Smoke House BBQ
2nd Place: That's My Dog
3rd Place: El Mambo's Food Truck
1st Place: El Mambo Food Truck
2nd Place: El Genio Del Shawrama
3rd Place: Pipo's Cuban Cafe
Cuban Sandwich Art
Register NOW for YOUR Chance to win the GOLDEN Ticket to compete in the WORLD FOOD Championships!
March 2020 is officially Cuban Sandwich Month
by Mayoral Proclamation in Kissimmee, Miami and Tampa, Florida!
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